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Wish Trees for Pasadena – a report by Mikihiko Hori

Snow in California by Mikihiko Hori Yoko Ono's participatory art project, "Wish Tree for Pasadena" at the central courtyard of One Colorado in Pasadena, California, which started on August 2nd, '08, has just ended its display on November 9th, '08. For "Wish Tree for Pasadena", 21 living crape myrtle trees (Lagerstroemia) were set up and [...]

2008-11-26T12:01:15+00:00 November 26th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Wish Trees|

YOKO ONO: WISH TREES FOR PASADENA – Articles

Wish Trees for Pasadena Move to their New Home Today Today the crepe myrtles that were part of the Wish Tree for Pasadena installation at One Colorado will be planted at their new, permanent home at Arlington Garden. Dedication is 10:00 A.M. ...The trees are being dedicated as a permanent contemplative grove at Arlington Garden in Pasadena. Arlington Garden is a [...]

2015-03-10T13:39:25+00:00 November 16th, 2008|Feature, Imagine All The People, Wish Trees|

Akasaka Art Flower 08

A huge contemporary art exhibition, entitled "Akasaka Art Flower 08", was held from September 10th to October 13th, 2008 in Akasaka, Tokyo, Japan. (Website).  The artwork by many Japanese modern artists was displayed in various places in Akasaka, Tokyo - such as shopping streets, a shrine, at the sites where an elementary school and a [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:05+00:00 November 4th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Wish Trees|

Iceland of Fire, Water and Light

Every evening one could also see from a distance Yoko Ono’s Imagine Peace Tower project. Located on nearby Viðey Island, the landscape installation honors the legacy of John Lennon, staying lit from his birth date October 9th to the anniversary of his death on December 8th. The single column of light is reminiscent of the [...]

2008-10-23T02:38:42+00:00 October 21st, 2008|About the IP Tower|

Welcome to Iceland: Despite the crunch, it’s still worth a visit

The economy may just have imploded, taking huge amounts of Britons' savings with it, but don't let that put you off visiting, says Raymond Whitaker "There has never been a cheaper time to visit colourful Reykjavik," proclaims an opportunistic press release from Icelandic Express, the island's answer to easyJet. With the krona down 40 per [...]

2008-10-23T02:40:09+00:00 October 17th, 2008|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

Friðarsúlan á frímerki

Friðarsúlan í Viðey er myndefni á frímerki sem Pósturinn gefur út 9. október. Friðarsúlan Ljós Friðarsúlunnar í Viðey verður tendrað þann 9. október að viðstaddri listakonunni Yoko Ono. Pósturinn gefur út frímerki sama dag tileinkað Friðarsúlunni og þeim friðarboðskap sem hún er tákn um. Útilistaverkið var reist í Viðey í Kollafirði á síðasta ári til [...]

2008-10-29T12:56:28+00:00 October 9th, 2008|Imagine All The People, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER : 9 Oct – 8 Dec 2008

click here to send your wish to the Tower by email or post your handwritten wishes on a postcard to: IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, PO Box 1009, 121 Reykjavík, Iceland. To the People of Iceland,    Today, on the birthday of John Lennon, please join me in praying for peace and stability for our planet. At 8:00 [...]

2012-01-13T15:09:53+00:00 October 9th, 2008|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

10.09.08: send your wish On 9 Oct 2008, John Lennon’s birthday, Yoko Ono asks the people of Iceland to join her and many others across the rest of the world in praying for peace and stability. At 8pm Reykjavik time (1pm LA, 4pm NY, 9pm Liverpool, 5am Tokyo), as IMAGINE PEACE TOWER is illuminated on [...]

2008-10-29T13:13:10+00:00 October 7th, 2008|Artworks, Feature, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

Wishing on a Tree

The museums of the Smithsonian Institution line Washington's National Mall and are a popular destination for visitors to the nation's capital. The Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden is dedicated to modern art and houses one of the most extensive collections of contemporary art in the world. One of its most popular attractions is not [...]

IMAGINE THAT: YOKO ONO

Yoko Ono loves you. But that’s only one of the messages that the avant-garde artist, who became a household name during her romance with Beatle John Lennon, is sending through her latest interactive work, “Wish Tree for Pasadena,” on display through Nov. 9 among the tables and chairs in the One Colorado courtyard. Ono’s “Wish [...]

2008-10-24T18:16:06+00:00 September 24th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Interviews & Articles, Wish Trees|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER live

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER - LIVE IMAGINE PEACE TOWER is an outdoor work of art conceived by Yoko Ono in memory of John Lennon. It is situated on Viðey Island in Reykjavík, Iceland [map], powered entirely by Geothermal Energy. The artwork was dedicated to John by Yoko at its unveiling on 9 Oct 2007, Lennon's 67th [...]

2013-02-18T14:16:34+00:00 October 9th, 2007|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|